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Attention K-Mart Shoppers

Mark Davis (And Others)

OK, I have to admit this this is a strange collection. In the late 1980's and early 1990's, I worked for Kmart behind the service desk and the store played specific pre-recorded cassettes issued by corporate. This was background music, or perhaps you could call it elevator music. Anyways, I saved these tapes from the trash during this period and this video shows you my extensive, odd collection.



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Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tape-A-Thon
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
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Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tape-A-Thon
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This is a digitized version of an in-store reel to reel tape that was played within a Kmart store in December 1974.  The opening Kmart jingle is interesting at the beginning of both hours, and there are theft deterrent security pages and store policy announcements between every few songs.  This must have been in attempt to discourage shoplifting. This is a Tape-Athon product perhaps in their early days - see the attached pictures.  There also was an insert within the reel to reel box...
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Topics: Topics Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tape-A-Thon
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This is a digitized version of an in-store reel to reel tape that was played within a Kmart store in May 1988.  Amazingly, Kmart continued to play reel to reels until the late 1980's when cassettes were put into production. This is a genuine Tape-A-Thon product and the recording contains both sides, which are 1.5 hours long each, totaling 3 hours. Recorded in the 3¾ speed and the tape is thin. The tape itself is in rough shape; I have reason to believe that these reels were returned at the...
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Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tape-A-Thon
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
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Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Special Recordings, Inc
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This is a digitized version of an in-store reel to reel tape that was played within a Kmart store in 1973.  In my opinion, the opening Kmart jingle is the most important artifact of this recording, but the music and small number of commercials make it a great listen. This company listed on the original box is Special Recordings, Inc and is out of Detroit Mi.  As Kmart was based in Michigan, this supplier was most likely somewhat nearby. The recording contains both sides, which are 1 hour long...
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Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Special Recordings Inc.
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VC-1173 Track List: Pending. Restoration/Digitization Process : Vinyl records cleaned in a SpinClean unit Recorded in WAV at 32bit 48Khz Run through ClickRepair Audacity used to clip silences, Normalize, Amplify to -5dB, and output as Mono WAV. SpinClean - Record Cleaner ClickRepair - (Settings used: DeClick 60, DeCrackle 20, Pitch Protection On, Reverse On) Audacity S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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Topics: Kresge, background music, store music, light music, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tape-A-Thon
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
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Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tape-A-Thon
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked atKmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them withthe hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
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Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tower Sound and Communications
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
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Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Music Technologies International
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. This cassette was played only one day in 1992 on Kmart's 30th anniversary. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day.  Enjoy!
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Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Special Recordings Inc.
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Full album, Side A & Side B. Process used: Vinyl records cleaned in a SpinClean unit Recorded in WAV at 32bit 48Khz Run through ClickRepair Audacity used to clip silences, Normalize, Amplify to -5dB, and output as Mono WAV. SpinClean Record Cleaner ClickRepair - (Settings used: DeClick 60, DeCrackle 20, Pitch Protection On, Reverse On) Audacity S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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Topics: Kresge, background music, store music, light music, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tower Sound and Communications
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
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Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tower Sound and Communications
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I really enjoy the Attention K-Mart Shoppers collection gathered, cataloged, and uploaded by Mark Davis (all credit goes to him for the source of this material!) at https://archive.org/details/attentionkmartshoppers I've been using it as background music to work to ever since I first found his uploads. I found I was losing some time to making decisions every time I had to switch tapes, and some weren't as well suited for background audio for one reason or another. In an effort to address...
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Topics: kmart, attention, shoppers, department store, muzak
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Special Recordings Inc.
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VC-4334 Track List: Pending. Restoration/Digitization Process : Vinyl records cleaned in a SpinClean unit Recorded in WAV at 32bit 48Khz Run through ClickRepair Audacity used to clip silences, Normalize, Amplify to -5dB, and output as Mono WAV. SpinClean - Record Cleaner ClickRepair - (Settings used: DeClick 60, DeCrackle 20, Pitch Protection On, Reverse On) Audacity S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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Topics: Kresge, background music, store music, light music, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tape-A-Thon
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
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Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
The annual financial reports to shareholders of the S.S. Kresge Company from its initial stock offering in 1912 to 1976, and of its successor the K mart Corporation from 1977 to 1985, in 1992, and from 1994 to 2001. After 2001, the company stopped producing annual financial reports because of its bankruptcy and submitted only the required 10-K forms to the SEC up until its merger with Sears Holdings Corporation in 2005. The annual financial reports from 1986 to 1991 and from 1993 are not...
Topics: kresge, kmart, k-mart, k mart, corporate, annual report, 10-k, financial, fiscal, business,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Special Recordings Inc.
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VC-2092 Track List: Pending. Restoration/Digitization Process : Vinyl records cleaned in a SpinClean unit Recorded in WAV at 32bit 48Khz Run through ClickRepair Audacity used to clip silences, Normalize, Amplify to -5dB, and output as Mono WAV. SpinClean - Record Cleaner ClickRepair - (Settings used: DeClick 60, DeCrackle 20, Pitch Protection On, Reverse On) Audacity S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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Topics: Kresge, background music, store music, light music, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Special Recordings Inc.
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VC-5194 Track List: Pending. Restoration/Digitization Process : Vinyl records cleaned in a SpinClean unit Recorded in WAV at 32bit 48Khz Run through ClickRepair Audacity used to clip silences, Normalize, Amplify to -5dB, and output as Mono WAV. SpinClean - Record Cleaner ClickRepair - (Settings used: DeClick 60, DeCrackle 20, Pitch Protection On, Reverse On) Audacity S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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Topics: Kresge, background music, store music, light music, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Special Recordings Inc.
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Track List: Pending. Restoration/Digitization Process : Vinyl records cleaned in a SpinClean unit Recorded in WAV at 32bit 48Khz Run through ClickRepair Audacity used to clip silences, Normalize, Amplify to -5dB, and output as Mono WAV. SpinClean Record Cleaner ClickRepair - (Settings used: DeClick 60, DeCrackle 20, Pitch Protection On, Reverse On) Audacity S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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Topics: Kresge, background music, store music, light music, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by The Jam Handy Organization
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A 1960 S. S. Kresge training presentation, showcasing a strange Kresge mascot and covering a thrifty charge plan! Beyond the completed presentation, this upload also includes: Individual slide scans Vinyl record audio track Images of the filmstrip tin and vinyl record While the default playback option is 1080p, the original was mastered in 4K and is also included. S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
Topics: Kresge, training, jam handy, filmstrip, presentation, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Special Recordings Inc.
audio

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VC-5819 Track List: Pending. Restoration/Digitization Process : Vinyl records cleaned in a SpinClean unit Recorded in WAV at 32bit 48Khz Run through ClickRepair Audacity used to clip silences, Normalize, Amplify to -5dB, and output as Mono WAV. SpinClean - Record Cleaner ClickRepair - (Settings used: DeClick 60, DeCrackle 20, Pitch Protection On, Reverse On) Audacity S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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Topics: Kresge, background music, store music, light music, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by A Merchandiser Film Production
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A 1960s S. S. Kresge training presentation about shrinkage in department stores. Created by Merchandiser Film Productions, this is a weird one, forgoing the usual inter-slide dings with finger snaps and a dramatic soundtrack. Beyond the completed presentation, this upload also includes: Individual slide scans Vinyl record audio track Images of the filmstrip tin and vinyl record While the default playback option is 1080p, the original was mastered in 4K and is also included. S. S. Kresge Project...
Topics: Kresge, training, Merchandiser Film Production, filmstrip, presentation, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Special Recordings Inc.
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VC-4728 Track List: Pending. Restoration/Digitization Process : Vinyl records cleaned in a SpinClean unit Recorded in WAV at 32bit 48Khz Run through ClickRepair Audacity used to clip silences, Normalize, Amplify to -5dB, and output as Mono WAV. SpinClean - Record Cleaner ClickRepair - (Settings used: DeClick 60, DeCrackle 20, Pitch Protection On, Reverse On) Audacity S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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Topics: Kresge, background music, store music, light music, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Special Recordings Inc.
audio

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VC-5645 Track List: Pending. Restoration/Digitization Process : Vinyl records cleaned in a SpinClean unit Recorded in WAV at 32bit 48Khz Run through ClickRepair Audacity used to clip silences, Normalize, Amplify to -5dB, and output as Mono WAV. SpinClean - Record Cleaner ClickRepair - (Settings used: DeClick 60, DeCrackle 20, Pitch Protection On, Reverse On) Audacity S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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Topics: Kresge, background music, store music, light music, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Special Recordings Inc.
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VC-4730 Track List: Pending. Restoration/Digitization Process : Vinyl records cleaned in a SpinClean unit Recorded in WAV at 32bit 48Khz Run through ClickRepair Audacity used to clip silences, Normalize, Amplify to -5dB, and output as Mono WAV. SpinClean - Record Cleaner ClickRepair - (Settings used: DeClick 60, DeCrackle 20, Pitch Protection On, Reverse On) Audacity S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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Topics: Kresge, background music, store music, light music, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tape-A-Thon
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store.  See the title of the file for the month and year.  I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day.  Enjoy!
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Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Special Recordings Inc.
audio

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VC-5195 Track List: Pending. Restoration/Digitization Process : Vinyl records cleaned in a SpinClean unit Recorded in WAV at 32bit 48Khz Run through ClickRepair Audacity used to clip silences, Normalize, Amplify to -5dB, and output as Mono WAV. SpinClean - Record Cleaner ClickRepair - (Settings used: DeClick 60, DeCrackle 20, Pitch Protection On, Reverse On) Audacity S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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Topics: Kresge, background music, store music, light music, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tape-A-Thon
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Special Recordings Inc.
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VC-5646 Track List: Pending. Restoration/Digitization Process : Vinyl records cleaned in a SpinClean unit Recorded in WAV at 32bit 48Khz Run through ClickRepair Audacity used to clip silences, Normalize, Amplify to -5dB, and output as Mono WAV. SpinClean - Record Cleaner ClickRepair - (Settings used: DeClick 60, DeCrackle 20, Pitch Protection On, Reverse On) Audacity S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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Topics: Kresge, background music, store music, light music, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tape-A-Thon
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store.  See the title of the file for the month and year.  I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day.  Enjoy!
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tower Sound and Communications
audio

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comment 5

This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store.  See the title of the file for the month and year.  I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day.  Enjoy!
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Special Recordings Inc.
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VC-4518 Track List: Pending. Restoration/Digitization Process : Vinyl records cleaned in a SpinClean unit Recorded in WAV at 32bit 48Khz Run through ClickRepair Audacity used to clip silences, Normalize, Amplify to -5dB, and output as Mono WAV. SpinClean - Record Cleaner ClickRepair - (Settings used: DeClick 60, DeCrackle 20, Pitch Protection On, Reverse On) Audacity S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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Topics: Kresge, background music, store music, light music, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Special Recordings Inc.
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VC-3572 Track List: Pending. Restoration/Digitization Process : Vinyl records cleaned in a SpinClean unit Recorded in WAV at 32bit 48Khz Run through ClickRepair Audacity used to clip silences, Normalize, Amplify to -5dB, and output as Mono WAV. SpinClean - Record Cleaner ClickRepair - (Settings used: DeClick 60, DeCrackle 20, Pitch Protection On, Reverse On) Audacity S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Kresge, background music, store music, light music, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tower Sound and Communications
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store.  See the title of the file for the month and year.  I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day.  Enjoy!
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tower Sound and Communications
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tower Sound and Communications
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store.  See the title of the file for the month and year.  I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day.  Enjoy!
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Chicago Printed String Company
movies

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A 1960s S. S. Kresge training presentation made by the Chicago Printed String Company. This presentation covers various types of gift wrap and accessories from the gift wrapping counter. Beyond the completed presentation, this upload also includes: Individual slide scans Vinyl record audio track Images of the filmstrip tin and vinyl record While the default playback option is 1080p, the original was mastered in 4K and is also included. S. S. Kresge Project Discord :...
Topics: Kresge, training, Chicago Printed String Company, filmstrip, presentation, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tape-A-Thon
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store.  See the title of the file for the month and year.  I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day.  Enjoy!
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 11 reviews )
Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tower Sound and Communications
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tower Sound and Communications
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Here is a tape from the week of 5.24.92 that was missed when the entire archive was initially uploaded.   This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store.  See the title of the file for the month and year.  I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day.  Enjoy!
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Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tape-A-Thon
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tape-A-Thon
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store.  See the title of the file for the month and year.  I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day.  Enjoy!
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Special Recordings Inc.
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XCTV-96940 Track List: Pending. Restoration/Digitization Process : Vinyl records cleaned in a SpinClean unit Recorded in WAV at 32bit 48Khz Run through ClickRepair Audacity used to clip silences, Normalize, Amplify to -5dB, and output as Mono WAV. SpinClean - Record Cleaner ClickRepair - (Settings used: DeClick 60, DeCrackle 20, Pitch Protection On, Reverse On) Audacity S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Kresge, background music, store music, light music, kmart, kmrt
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tower Sound and Communications
audio

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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Illinois Shade Division of the Slick Industrial Company
movies

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A 1963 S. S. Kresge training presentation, one of a handful that aren't made by Jam Handy or specifically mention S. S. Kresge. This one discusses selling, cutting, and handling window shades. Beyond the completed presentation, this upload also includes: Individual slide scans Vinyl record audio track Images of the filmstrip tin and vinyl record While the default playback option is 1080p, the original was mastered in 4K and is also included. S. S. Kresge Project Discord :...
Topics: Kresge, training, slick industrial company, illinois shade division, filmstrip, presentation,...
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by The Jam Handy Organization
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A 1947 S. S. Kresge training presentation for new employees, marked No. 7 of the series. Beyond the completed presentation, this upload also includes: Individual slide scans Vinyl record audio track Images of the filmstrip tin and vinyl record While the default playback option is 1080p, the original was mastered in 4K and is also included. S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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A 1947 S. S. Kresge training presentation, an introduction to checkout. Beyond the completed presentation, this upload also includes: Individual slide scans Vinyl record audio track Images of the filmstrip tin and vinyl record While the default playback option is 1080p, the original was mastered in 4K and is also included. S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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This is a digitized audio containing pharmacy advertising clips from an in-store reel to reel tape that was played within a Kmart store in 1974.  These were the days where the Kmart pharmacy was emerging and new. Tom Schwarzrock provided this very rare tape to me so that it could be added to the archive collection.  Based on a discussion with Tom, this reel was played on a secondary reel to reel player within the store, on top of the regular audio reel to reel soundtrack.  This tape was 45...
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A 1946 S. S. Kresge training presentation from the Let's
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A 1960s S. S. Kresge training presentation by the Briggs & Stratton company regarding sales and preventative maintenance of B&S lawnmowers. Beyond the completed presentation, this upload also includes: Individual slide scans Vinyl record audio track Images of the filmstrip tin and vinyl record While the default playback option is 1080p, the original was mastered in 4K and is also included. S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream:...
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A 1947 S. S. Kresge training presentation covering customer service. Beyond the completed presentation, this upload also includes: Individual slide scans Vinyl record audio track Images of the filmstrip tin and vinyl record While the default playback option is 1080p, the original was mastered in 4K and is also included. S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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by Special Recordings Inc.
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Track List: 00:00 - The Girl From Ipanema 02:52 - Bluesette 05:37 - Michelle 08:35 - ??? 10:45 - C'est Magnifique 14:06 - ??? 16:28 - That Old Black Magic 19:31 - Dao Bi' Sto Amerika 21:04 - Blue Eyes 23:04 - Take The 'A' Train 25:49 - You Made Me Love You 28:38 - Temptation 31:27 - You Do Something To Me 34:08 - Come Along With Me 37:16 - A Man And A Woman Note: This track listing was created by hand using Shazam . Please do comment if you recognize anything unidentified, or if you have any...
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by The Jam Handy Organization
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A 1961 S. S. Kresge training presentation, one of my favorites of this collection. The topic seems to be the little things that make a good Kresge employee ad have a big impact. Beyond the completed presentation, this upload also includes: Individual slide scans Vinyl record audio track Images of the filmstrip tin and vinyl record While the default playback option is 1080p, the original was mastered in 4K and is also included. S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S....
Topics: Kresge, training, jam handy, filmstrip, presentation, kmart, kmrt
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by Tower Sound and Communications
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
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Track List: 00:00 - Patricia 02:36 - ??? 05:20 - Camptown Races 07:20 - London Serenade 09:53 - ??? 13:15 - I Ain't Down Yet 15:50 - New Sun In The Sky 19:09 - ??? 21:20 - Quando Quando Quando 24:14 - ??? 26:55 - Never On Sunday 29:38 - ??? 33:36 - Dancing (Hello Dolly) 35:41 - Blue Tango 38:15 - What's New Pussycat 40:47 - Symphony, No. 3 Note: This track listing was created by hand using Shazam . Please do comment if you recognize anything unidentified, or if you have any corrections. Thanks!...
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VC-4336 Track List: Pending. Restoration/Digitization Process : Vinyl records cleaned in a SpinClean unit Recorded in WAV at 32bit 48Khz Run through ClickRepair Audacity used to clip silences, Normalize, Amplify to -5dB, and output as Mono WAV. SpinClean - Record Cleaner ClickRepair - (Settings used: DeClick 60, DeCrackle 20, Pitch Protection On, Reverse On) Audacity S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store.  See the title of the file for the month and year.  I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day.  Enjoy!
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store.  See the title of the file for the month and year.  I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day.  Enjoy!
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store.  See the title of the file for the month and year.  I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day.  Enjoy!
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store.  See the title of the file for the month and year.  I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day.  Enjoy!
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store.  See the title of the file for the month and year.  I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day.  Enjoy!
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
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Track List: Pending. Restoration/Digitization Process : Vinyl records cleaned in a SpinClean unit Recorded in WAV at 32bit 48Khz Run through ClickRepair Audacity used to clip silences, Normalize, Amplify to -5dB, and output as Mono WAV. SpinClean Record Cleaner ClickRepair - (Settings used: DeClick 60, DeCrackle 20, Pitch Protection On, Reverse On) Audacity S. S. Kresge Project Discord : https://discord.gg/vVcFbzGav3 S. S. Kresge Live Stream: http://krsgradio.com
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store.  See the title of the file for the month and year.  I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day.  Enjoy!
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LP of background music for play in S. S. Kresge department stores in the 1960s, produced by Special Recording Inc. of Detroit, Michigan.
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
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The official internal list of stores and their managers in the United States within the Kmart Corporation, dated 1984. The document provides a comprehensive list of the company's S.S. Kresge variety stores, K mart discount department stores, and Jupiter Discount Stores. Collected as part of the Stanley S. Kresge Papers. Scanned into microfilm in January 1999 at the Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan.
Topics: kresge, s.s. kresge, kmart, jupiter discount store, text, microfilm, directory, variety store,...
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by Tower Sound and Communications
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store.  See the title of the file for the month and year.  I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day.  Enjoy!
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LP of background music for play in S. S. Kresge department stores in the 1960s, produced by Special Recordings Inc. of Detroit, Michigan.
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store.  See the title of the file for the month and year.  I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day.  Enjoy!
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
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Track List: 00:00 - ??? 02:13 - Mi Dulce Senor 04:50 - Satin Doll 06:44 - ??? 09:15 - Swinging On A Star 12:00 - The Big Hurt 15:24 - ??? 17:32 - ??? 20:02 - The Hammer Song 22:29 - Love Is Here To Stay 25:19 - Jealous 27:10 - Mr. Bojangles 30:54 - ??? 34:07 - Sloop John B Note: This track listing was created by hand using Shazam . Please do comment if you recognize anything unidentified, or if you have any corrections. Thanks! Restoration/Digitization Process : Vinyl records cleaned in a...
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